ERIC Number: ED260211
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Aug-27
Reference Count: N/A
Older Veterans: Growing Numbers and Changing Needs. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Human Services of the Select Committee on Aging, House of Representatives, Ninety-Eighth Congress, Second Session (Bound Brook, New Jersey).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Select Committee on Aging.
This Congressional report contains the testimony presented at a hearing focusing on the need for expanding available medical facilities and services for older U.S. veterans in New Jersey. Included among those agencies and organizations represented at the hearing were the following: the Veterans Administration; the Division of Health Policy Research and Education from the Department of Medicine and Division on Aging at Harvard Medical School; the Disabled American Veterans; the New Jersey Veterans of Foreign Wars; the Legislative Committee for New Jersey of the American Legion; the New Jersey Division of Veterans Programs; the Jewish War Veterans; the American Legion Ex-prisoners of War, Inc.; the Somerset County Office on Aging of Somerset, New Jersey; the Veterans Administration (VA) medical centers of East Orange and Lyons, New Jersey; and the VA Regional Office in New Jersey. Appendixes to the report include information concerning the estimated veteran population of New Jersey, visitation reports of the Veterans Administration medical centers in Lyons and East Orange, and letters from representatives of the New Jersey Division on Aging and the Senior Citizens of Manville, Inc., of Manville, New Jersey. (MN)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Select Committee on Aging.
Identifiers - Location: New Jersey